Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes 240 ILCS 20/2

  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Petty offense: A federal misdemeanor punishable by six months or less in prison. Source: U.S. Courts
     The owner or operator in charge of any structure subject to this Act who fails to affix to or print on such structure the warning sign required by this Act shall be guilty of a petty offense and shall upon conviction thereof be fined not more than $50.